First Posted: 1/20/2008
The Pittston Area Patriot varsity hockey team dropped a 4 – 1 decision to the Wallenpaupack Bucks on Friday January 18 at the Ice Box in Pittston in a key NEPASHL match up. The Patriots lone goal came off a J P Waleski first period backhand off assists from Rich Harth and Ray Speccioli.
Playing key defensive roles for the Patriots were Charles Morgan, Tom Sewatski, Kyle Jenkins and Jeremy Elston. Contributing on offensive for the Patriots were Matt Morgan, Mike McNulty, Jerome Sulkowski, Alan Folweiller, Tanya Lieback, Anthony Passarella, Justin Baron and Matt Lynott.
The Patriot goal tenders were G. Passarella and Patrick Barone. The Patriots are coached by Bill Scott, Dave Culp, Eric Culp and Rich Benedetto and return to action on Sunday January 20 in a Valley West rematch at 8:15 in the Ice Box.
The PA JV Patriots skated to an exciting 3 -1 victory over the Wilkes-Barre Wolfpack on Saturday January 12 at the Ice Box in Pittston in a key NEPASHL match up. The Patriots were led by the scoring of Anthony Passarella, Alan Folweiller, Shane Welsh, Kyle Jenkins and Shaun Simons.
Passarella tied the game at 1-1 with a second period goal off a Welsh assist.
Folweiller gave the Patriots a 2 – 1 lead with an early third period goal with an assist from Jenkins and Welsh iced the Patriot victory with a late third period goal from a Simons assist.
Patriot goal tender Patrick Barone excelled in goal holding the Wolfpack scoreless during the second and third periods.
Playing key roles for the Patriots were Tanya Lieback, Jonathan Sulkowski, Connor Jenkins, Justin Baron, Kyle McLaughlin, Jeremy Elston and Brett Welsh. The Patriots are coached by Bill Scott, Dave Culp, Eric Culp and Rich Benedetto.
The Patriots are playing tonight, Sunday January 20 at 6:30 in the Ice Box with a rematch against the Wolfpack.